The King of Fighters XV Deluxe Edition Now Playable Via Early Access Perk

Play today with the Digital Deluxe Edition!

SNK Corporation and Koch Media are proud to announce that The King of Fighters XV Deluxe Edition in digital is now playable today with the early access feature.

Players who have pre-ordered the Digital Deluxe Edition of KOF XV can now play the game today with a 3-day head start ahead of the global launch. This edition is exclusive to PS5, PS4, and Xbox Series X/S. The other editions will launch simultaneously on all mentioned platforms plus PC on February 17, 2022.

KOF XV will feature 39 characters including the classic popular characters, resurrected fan favorites, and those who are important to the story. Two DLC teams will be released in the future.

This is the latest installment of the King of Fighters saga and it continues from the previous title’s story mode. Many familiar characters have come together like the heroes from the Orochi, NESTS, and Ash Sagas.


  • Genre: Versus Fighting Game
  • Release Date: 17 February 2022
  • Platforms: PS4, PS5, XBSX/S, PC
  • Players: 1-2 Local/2-8 Online
  • Extra Content: 6 DLC characters (2 Teams)
  • Upgrades: Upgrading from the PlayStation 4 version to the PlayStation 5 version is available free of cost
  • Crossplay: Features crossplay between PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 versions


  • THE KING OF FIGHTERS XV Omega Edition (Physical Edition): Base Game + Team Pass 1 + Artbook with 119 pages, Special Slipcase, 2 CD Soundtrack, 3 Lithographs + Team Pass 1 (6 DLC characters) + DLC Costume “Garou: MotW TERRY” + DLC Costume Classic Leona: $89.99
  • THE KING OF FIGHTERS XV Standard Edition: Base game (Physical/Digital Ver): $59.99
  • THE KING OF FIGHTERS XV Deluxe Edition: Base game + KOF XV Team Pass 1 (6 DLC characters) (Digital Ver) $84.99

The King of Fighters XV launches on February 17, 2022. It will be available on PC, PS4, PS5, and Xbox Series X/S.

Source: Press Release